Crossroads Caring for Carers - Reading
14 Albury Close
Public phone: 0118 945 4209 or 0118 945 4218
Website URL: http://www.readingcrossroads.org
Service offered: Carer support workers provide respite care to carers of people with disabilities in their own homes. Care support workers give practical help and personal care, enabling the carer to take a break. 24 hour emergency response service (0118 945 4218). Young carers project. Weekly young carers youth group. Social club for people with disabilities and/or cognitive impairment.
Target group: Carers, including young carers (under 18).
Area served: Reading and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in, phone or write.
Monday: 9am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9am - 5pm
Wednesday: 9am - 5pm
Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Weekends: Emergency service on 0118 945 4218
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: Visit people in their own homes.
Languages other than English: Polish, Punjabi, Spanish, Urdu and access to interpreters.
Charity number: 1080457
Year established: 1993
Staffing: 3 full time and 35 part time staff, 8 volunteers.
Public transport: Bus 17 stops opposite the office. Tilehurst train station - 20 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 22 October 2017